September 24, 2020: Washington’s 2011 Earthquake: How Could It Happen Here?

Date: September 24, 2020

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join us in welcoming Joe Marx, who is an adjunct instructor in geology at Northern Virginia Community College, for a virtual talk about the earthquake in 2011, its possible causes and implications. This event is hosted by the Audubon Naturalist Society as part of the Naturalist Hour series.

Many people (including the presenter) were surprised at the duration and strength of the earthquake that struck central Virginia on August 23, 2011, damaging structures in the DC area. Learn about the results of the extensive geologic investigations into the causes of the event and their implications.

Learn more about the Naturalist Hour series HERE

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Recordings will be sent to registrants who cannot attend live